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Mithali Raj retained as ODI and T20 captain

Mithali Raj retained as ODI and T20 captain

21 Nov 2014

Mumbai: Indian veteran Mithali Raj was on Friday retained as the Indian ODI and T20 captain for the upcoming limited-overs series against South Africa starting November 24.

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Gogoi for <strong>women</strong> <strong>empowerment</strong>

Gogoi for women empowerment

10 Nov 2014

Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said women empowerment can take the state forward and a silent revolution was taking place in rural areas through Self Help Groups (SHGs) of which 50 per cent are managed by women.

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After youth, AAP to reach out to <strong>women</strong>

After youth, AAP to reach out to women

21 Nov 2014

New Delhi: After receiving an 'overwhelming' response at the interaction with youth as part of its Delhi Dialogue Campaign, the AAP will reach out to women with its vision for them.

AAP,   Delhi Dialogue Campaign,   AAP foundation day,   Ashish Khetan,   CCTV cameras,   DTC buses,  
Gender inequality undermining India's progress: Government report

Gender inequality undermining India's progress: Government report

18 Nov 2014

New Delhi: Deep-rooted gender inequalities continue to undermine India's potential to translate economic growth into inclusive development, according to a government report which highlighted the inequality found in the education system.

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Himachal varsity relaxes norms for visually impaired

Himachal varsity relaxes norms for visually impaired

20 Nov 2014

Shimla: In a major relief to the visually impaired and physically challenged, the Himachal Pradesh University in Shimla has allowed them to engage a writer irrespective of his qualification in the exams, an official said on Thursday.

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More <strong>women</strong> should hold key positions at work: Sitharaman

More women should hold key positions at work: Sitharaman

07 Nov 2014

Vijayawada: Union Minister of state for Commerce Nirmala Sitharaman said here on Thursday that women have to occupy key positions in all walks of life in a large number in order to bring change in their status.

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Women's panel to bring out handbook on <strong>women</strong> protection

Women's panel to bring out handbook on women protection

20 Nov 2014

Thiruvananthapuram: Seeking to create awareness about legal rights of women, Kerala State Women's Commission has come out with a hand book with details of various existing laws for their protection.

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Book explores works of <strong>women</strong> novelists in India

Book explores works of women novelists in India

19 Nov 2014

New Delhi: The development in the subject, technique and theme represented in the novels of women storytellers spread across 150 years in India is the subject of a new book, 'Jasmine on a String: A Survey of Women Writing English Fiction in India'.

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India <strong>women</strong> thrash SA eves by an innings and 34 runs

India women thrash SA eves by an innings and 34 runs

19 Nov 2014

Mysore: Harmanpreet Kaur ended with match figures of nine for 85 as India women thrashed their South Africa counterparts by an innings and 34 runs on the fourth and final day of the one-off Test match here on Wednesday.

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Government likely to seek Facebook's help to promote education

Government likely to seek Facebook's help to promote education

10 Oct 2014

New Delhi: The government is expected take up with social networking giant Facebook social sector issues like education and empowerment of the girl child, female foeticide and 'Clean Ganga' campaign and seek its help in promoting them.

Government,   Facebook's help,   promote education,   women empowerment,   Facebool,   Mark Zuckerberg,  

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